Daum Arbres en ete Summer landscape vase

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Daum Arbres en ete Summer landscape vase

£4,750.00

Antiques Reference 2125

Daum Arbres en Ete Summer Landscape vase

Description

Description

Daum – Arbres en Ete. A stunning Acid etched and en grisaille decoration showing silver birch trees ina summer landscape. This is a stunning piece and a very fine example of the master craftsmanship of Daum. Enamel signature Daum Nancy and with the Cross of Lorraine. Excellent original condition and a very beautiful example.

History

The Daum Glassworks was established in Nancy, France in 1875 and is still making glass today albeit of a very different style. The family were originally Lawyers not glassmakers. Jean Daum the father of Antonin and Auguste originally took over the glassworks as part payment of a debt. Auguste (also a lawyer) joined his Father shortly afterwards and started to develop and expand the business.  Auguste and Antonin and  later Michel were the main family members involved in the major development of the Company. The Company employed major designers including Jacques Gruber, Amalric Walter, Henri Bergé, and in more recent times Philippe Stark and Salvador Dali. They developed and  patented many techniques in glassmaking and were always at the forefront of design and manufacturing. In 1900 at the Exposition Universelle they were awarded a Grand Prix medal and quickly became one of the major makers in the Art Nouveau movement.

More information regarding Daum can be found in the Artists Section

Date – 1903

Condition  Excellent original condition

Dimensions – Approx   cm tall

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